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Barefoot Backpackers

18 reviews
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“games room”(2 reviews)
“muesli”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite hostel in the South Island. Golden Bay makes it even more special. Henrietta and John are special owners that gives to you an amazing and warm place to stay. Every morning you’ve got free delicious muesli for breakfast. Free wifi in...More

Thank DallaNana
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I was a walk in and they were full... Jonno had another 'house'down the street where I stayed with just 3 other travelers in a big beautiful old house that was awesome... such a good group of people and such a nice time in a...More

Thank JulianMischiefMag
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We were offered a caravan by email for the price of a double room $66. By reading the reviews and seeing pictures assumed the standard and cleanliness would be the same. Walking into the hostel it was very clean and homely. Then we were taken...More

1  Thank Preena P
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed for just one night here but we were made very welcome & really happy with our stay. The kitchen/ lounge space is great & free breakfast, tea & coffee is always a nice extra :) would definitely stay here again if I returned to...More

1  Thank Laura P
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had the luck to be able to stay in the honeymoon suite for the night. Wasn't expecting that for 60$. Our own kitchenette, lounge and en-suite. Great! I thought the atmosphere here is friendly and laid back. Lay-out could be a bit more practical,...More

1  Thank Leeuw605
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Price range
US$18 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$18 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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